Bishop Fenwick's McKenna Gilligan takes the ball down the field during a CCL Cup semifinal game against Austin Prep Thursday night at Donaldson Stadium. (Item Photo: Olivia Falcigno)

Fenwick girls soccer wins in PKs, moves on to CCL Cup final

It all came down to penalty kicks for the No. 2 Bishop Fenwick girls soccer team Thursday evening, and it was Crusaders junior defender McKenna Gilligan who came through in the clutch to notch the winning goal in a 1-0 win over No. 3 Austin Prep in a CCL Cup semifinal game at Donaldson Stadium. 

Gilligan scored in the fourth round of penalty kicks, burying a shot right under the crossbar to give Fenwick the victory.

“I’ve always liked lefties taking penalty kicks because they’re always a little unpredictable,” said Fenwick coach Steve Flaherty. “We talked about what we were going to do in a penalty kick situation at ou…

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